Senior Backend Developer (f/m/x)

Permanent employee, Full-time · Berlin

About us
iconmobile is an international product innovation company globally headquartered in Berlin (Germany) with further offices in Santa Monica, Detroit and Shanghai.

We are part of the WPP network blending more than a decade of design and user experience with deep technical expertise and business sense. With our clients from various industries like Automotive, Consumer Products, Financial Services and Health Care we aim for innovative solutions that are both commercially successful and game changing.

Our mission is to grow and transform businesses through the creation of new digital services and products with a focus on creating compelling user experiences to establish successful customer relationships.

Design is at the heart of what we do, fuelled by our curiosity and the passion to deliver the best possible results. Our creative thinking is end to end, starting with ideas and paper, informing design of user experiences, while in parallel we validate technical feasibility and implement software and hardware prototypes. Our efforts are punctuated with future showcases or industrialized products at scale.
about the position
We’re looking for a seasoned and passionate Backend Engineer with proven experience in creating complex digital products in an agile environment.

You will join our Berlin based software engineering team and develop a modern, highly scalable cloud platform that connects objects and people in revolutionary service experiences.

We offer a space to cooperate with international customers, exciting industries, high data and security awareness and user centred solutions.

Ever really wanted to develop a global platform service? Here's your chance.
your role
In our lean setup, you’ll have a major impact on the technical direction of the platform itself.
Your experience and voice matters as we are certainly aware that only as a team we can succeed.

Further you will:
  • design the system architecture and ensure a highly scalable infrastructure
  • build and maintain a micro-service based white-label cloud platform which integrates with other data-driven platforms 
  • envision and implement future-proof solutions for software but also hardware products
  • continuously create, develop and deliver superior quality code on time
  • lead and mentor other, more junior engineers by example
your profile
Mindset:
  • Passion for simple code which is functional and easy to understand and to maintain
  • Focus on delivering quality centred around a great experience for the API user
  • Experience with agile & distributed software development
  • Strong self-organizer with a hands-on mentality

Programming Languages:
  • 4+ years of experience in backend development
  • 2+ years in using Golang to build cloud platforms used in production

Stack & Systems:
  • Strong experience with Postgres, Redis and message queues like RabbitMQ
  • Strong experience in defining REST APIs and designing micro services
  • Experience in building distributed low-latency systems exposing an API
  • Experience with Docker, Kubernetes
  • Production experience with popular cloud services (Azure, AWS, GCP)
  • Experience with CI/CD pipelines

Methodologies and tools:
  • Agile (Scrum, Kanban), Jira, Confluence, Git
  • Test-driven development

Nice-to-have:
  • An open-source track record on Github
  • Team leading skills
  • Core knowledge in JAVA
  • Experience in working in a Golang Monorepo
  • Experience with oAuth 2.0

Communication:
  • Experience in working in an international, intercultural team
  • Good communication skills in English
  • Experience with team chats (Slack or Mattermost) and video calls
interested?
Get in touch via our application form and tell us something about you.
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what do we offer
We are a small, dynamic and hands-on team with access to a gigantic network. 
Our mission is to connect everything under the sun - the essence of the Japanese meaning of banbutsu.

We unite people, objects and services under the mantra of value and context with software and hardware.

As a young company we are part of the well established iconmobile group and belong to the largest media holding WPP.  We operate where the magic happens - right at the puls of connected service experiences, hyper-personalisation and synchronisation. 

We work with great talent and specialists in the fields of automotive, IoT and technology and would like to learn more about your personality and skills.

Hello. We are glad about your interest and are looking foward to receive your application!

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